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  • Markbass Introduces Four New Pedals at NAMM 2012

    Markbass Introduces Four New Pedals at NAMM 2012

    Markbass unveiled four new pedals for 2012 at NAMM this year, including the MB7 Booster, MB7 Distorsore, the MB Mini Boost and the MB Mini Dist. All of the new products are made in Italy and feature true bypass. Markbass MB7 Booster The MB7 Booster offers up to +20 dB in addition to a 7-band... »

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  • Zoom Debuts New B3 Bass Effects and Amp Simulator Pedal at NAMM

    Zoom Debuts New B3 Bass Effects and Amp Simulator Pedal at NAMM

    Zoom announced their B3 Bass Effects and Amp Simulator at NAMM last month, a pedal that combines three stompboxes into one to create a wide array of effects and amp models, plus a whole lot more in this feature-packed device. The B3’s three large displays, each with their own dedicated footswitch, combine to offer a... »

  • Tech 21 Unveils Bass Boost Fuzz Pedal

    Tech 21 Unveils Bass Boost Fuzz Pedal

    Tech 21 has expanded their Boost Series effects pedals with the Bass Boost Fuzz. The stompbox features a boost section, offering up to 21dB of clean boost, and a fuzz section with Level, Tone, and Drive controls to dial in the amount of grit you want. Each effect has a dedicated footswitch and can be... »

  • Daring Audio Introduces New HD Bass Pedal

    Daring Audio Introduces New HD Bass Pedal

    Daring Audio has expanded their line of bass pedals with the announcement of the all-new high definition pedal, the Edge Activator HD. The pedal is 100% analog circuitry with a high-headroom preamp as well as constant volume for wet/dry blend between two internal channels. The predecessor to the HD version is a popular pedal for... »

  • Iron Ether Debuts Polytope Pedal

    Iron Ether Debuts Polytope Pedal

    Iron Ether has released the Polytope, a quad-voice pitch detuner. The pedal creates up to four identical copies of the input signal that can then be detuned in pitch to create sounds from “subtle thickening to huge multi-voice detuned synth sounds.” The voices are added and faded in by raising the Voices knob with each... »

  • Electro-Harmonix Now Shipping Switchblade+ Channel Selector

    Electro-Harmonix Now Shipping Switchblade+ Channel Selector

    Electro-Harmonix has unveiled the Switchblade+ Channel Selector, a flexible stompbox that allows you to route your input signal to either two different locations (Channel A or B) or both simultaneously. The Switchblade+ then picks up where the company’s original Switchblade left off with the inclusion of a dedicated Tuner out, which EHX explains is hardwired... »

  • Pigtronix Releases the Dual Expression Pedal

    Pigtronix Releases the Dual Expression Pedal

    Pigtronix has teamed up with Mission Engineering to produce the Dual Expression Pedal, a unit with two outputs to simultaneously control the parameters of two pedals with expression inputs. A polarity switch also allows for controlling effects in opposite directions, for which Pigtronix gives the example of increasing the speed of a phaser while decreasing... »

  • Fuzzrocious Pedals Introduces K-A-E-D-E-N Drive

    Fuzzrocious Pedals Introduces K-A-E-D-E-N Drive

    Fuzzrocious Pedals have introduced a new stompbox: the K-A-E-D-E-N Drive, a versatile pedal with three stages to the circuit. Described as “not just a booster” and “not just an overdrive,” the K-A-E-D-E-N has pre-gain, gain, and tone knobs to dial in the right amount of drive. The pedal is built with your choice of tone... »

  • Source Audio Releases Compact Programmable EQ Pedal

    Source Audio Releases Compact Programmable EQ Pedal

    Source Audio has added to their line of bass pedals with the release of the Programmable EQ Pedal, a compact, cast aluminum stompbox offering hands-free access to four unique and user-programmed EQ settings. The Programmable EQ offers +/-18db of range across seven frequency bands with an additional frequency band at 62Hz, which is accessible with... »

  • Fuzzrocious Pedals Releases the Terrordactyl

    Fuzzrocious Pedals Releases the Terrordactyl

    Fuzzrocious Pedals has released the Terrordactyl, a fuzz that feeds into an envelope filter all in one stompbox. The pedal’s three controls include volume, envelope level, and envelope range. For further control, they included an expression pedal output to adjust the envelope’s range on the fly. The Terrordactyl features true bypass and is powered by... »